STEM occupation is expected to grow faster than the average for all occupations. STEM occupation is expected to grow at 13% between 2012 and 2022. This is faster than average 11% rate of growth projected for all occupation over a decade.
STEM experts recommend that prospective STEM workers have a combination of skills, educations and experience for getting started in these careers. Some of the key skill sets recommended are:
- Thinking Skills
- Communication Skills